LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. _ Itron Inc. on Monday reported first-quarter net income of $4.9 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 30 cents per share. Itron shares have fallen 15 percent since the beginning of the year.» Read More
Drivers in a labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of LA and Long Beach began an indefinite strike Monday.
The issuance of the retail licenses marked a major step that's been 20 months in the making.
ADM said it is buying food flavors and specialty ingredients company Wild Flavors for 2.2 billion euros ($3 billion) in cash.
American Apparel is in talks with Standard General to secure funding and replace its board except for two co-chairmen, according to the WSJ.
Global economic activity should accelerate in 2015, Christine Lagarde said on Sunday, adding that the IMF did not expect a sharp slowdown in China.
Argentina on Friday accused a U.S. judge of being biased ahead of debt talks set for New York next week.
Richard Mellon Scaife, the grand-nephew of Andrew Mellon, has died.
A California district attorney announced a lawsuit accusing GM of threatening public safety by hiding defects that led to massive recalls.
New York Fed President William Dudley warned Puerto Rico about its growing debt load.
Wisconsin Energy struck a $5.71 billion deal to buy Integrys Energy, creating a larger, more diverse electric and natural gas company.
In a country where owning a car has long been a symbol of luxury and success, around 85 percent of Chinese car buyers still buy cars with cash.
After an investigation banks and trading houses are aware of the risks of storing commodities in China's warehouse sector.
Philips Electronics said on Friday it had won a patent infringement cases against Nintendo in the United Kingdom.
U.S. cable and fiber Internet providers usually deliver the advertised download speeds, while DSL connections increasingly fall short, the FCC said.
Argentina threatened to default on its debt on Wednesday when the government called it "impossible" to pay bond service due on June 30.
Demand is up for sand used in fracking, which blasts it into wells to crack rock and release oil and natural gas.
The failed Tokyo-based bitcoin exchange, Mt.Gox, received court approval on Tuesday to begin Chapter 15 bankruptcy proceedings in the United States.
Chipmaker SanDisk said it would buy flash storage device maker Fusion-io for about $1.1 billion.
New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet disclosed that he had a malignant tumor on his kidney that was removed over the weekend.
Shiite Iran is so alarmed by Sunni insurgent gains in Iraq that it may be willing to cooperate with Washington.